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. this was a long time coming. the last time the oakland police department actually had a class of new officers go through the academy, graduate, get their badge and hit the streets, that was in 2008, while oakland's crime problem keeps going up. today 38 new police officers got their badges here in oakland pinned for the first time by chief howard jordan. the numbers are sobering. right now oakland has 611 officers on the street. so this brings that number to 649. police chief howard jordan has said he'd like to have 1,000 officers helping to bring crime down. these new officers have been in the academy for about six months and will eventually be part of a new crime fighting strategy. chief jordan announced, of neighborhood policing. one of the biggest complaints is calling in a crime and not getting the reaction they hoped for. he said the new officers will help that and boost moral. >> we're not out there alone and city made a long-term commitment to staffing the department. it will help the citizens of oakland, one of the complaints we generally get is the response time, how long it takes for
and see. >> oakland city audit finds two city council memberses are live with the story. >> that is right. there are a number of details. the auditor accuses council members of interfering with the city administrative affairs. now, information was blurred because employees came forward in city hall. oakland mayor says some may see this as a black eye it seems things are working the way they're supposed to. oakland mayor kwan responded to a report released today that accuses counsel member read of breaking rules of the city charter. also accusation the auditor says they told city employees they should get a demolition contract for the army base. and putting people hand picked in key positions to run it. the mayor says the report says the city has a fair bidding process and that employees do not have to make order autos i'm concerned people understand that we're going to protect the processes being political interference. >> auditor says she and her feem were able to show instances of council members violating city charter. it's important to note that the audit does not make legal recommend
at the hall of justice in san francisco, kron four news. serious accusations could cost two oakland city council members their jobs. both elected officials are said to have used their power to influence city business. and as kron 4's grant lodes reports, this news comes after an oakland city auditor released a report.which details improper behavior from 2009 to 2012. >> reporter: the council members accused of wrongdoing: desley brooks and larry reid. the audit claims there were 14 instances in which councilmembers or their aids violated the city's charter. among the findings: both are accused of directing staff members to use a specific contractor for the oakland army base demolition project. that contract.worth about 2 million dollars. the audit also alleges that one of reid's aids directed parking officials to fix two of the aid's personal parking tickets. as for brooks: the audit says she interfered in the management and renovation of two oakland recreation centers. including.selecting contractors, negotiating contracts, directing staff to process contracts, setting project deadlines
>>> and the serious acquisitions put it would go acland council members oakland council member in the hot seat. . >>> good evening. it's thursday march 21st. this is bay area news at seven. >>> two oakland city council members are feeling the heat after an internal audit. jade hernandez complains the allegations two city leaders are now facing >> reporter: last spring a nine-month long audit began. a nine page document exposes interference and leslie read. >> it useds power in their bidding process, and renovations. >> oakland city charter is clear they can only set -- negotiationiated with contractors for the teen center. she and council member read, coerced staff members result nothing a $2 million -- resulting in a $2 million contract. >> may we ever justify that it's okay to break the law, that'll never happen. >> time will tell, but the information she's provided isn't accurate. >> employees were coerced. there was undue influence and the report documents that. >>> read told us he found it ironic only the african-american council members were cited but says he responded to
. serious accusations that could cost two oakland city council members their jobs. both elected officials are said to have used their power to influence city business. this news comes after an oakland city auditor released a report.which details improper behavior from 2009 to 2012. the council members accused there has been charges of sexual penetration of reminder of a drug to minor. hand and for this heed in 2006 and the coached baseball teams in oakland. i spoke with those not leave the schools under scrutiny. it was an administrative thidecision and they have not received any word on problems from parents at this time. >> new tonight of wrongdoing: desley brooks and larry reid. the audit claims there were 14 instances in which councilmembers or their aids violated the city's charter. among the findings: both are accused of directing staff members to use a specific contractor for the oakland army base demolition project. that contract.worth about 2 million dollars. the audit also alleges that one of reid's aids directed parking officials to fix two of the aid's personal parking tickets
was killed. live in san jose, maureen naylor, ktvu, channel 2 news. >>> oakland city auditor says two councilmembers broke the law, and aapproximate busessed their power by abusing city contracts. the auditor shows more than a dozen violations. among other things, it accuses them of icing their power to influential the bidding process for the $2 million cleanup at the former oakland army base. >> the law was broken here. so the report, it was not done out in the open. there was undue influential. >> reporter: the auditor says oakland city charter is clear. councilmembers can only set policy and funds. both brooks and reid deny wrongdoing. we have discovered councilmember larry reid is the center of a second investigation. eric rasmussen obtained a report of a private investigator who looked into the issue. >> reporter: urban recycling solutions incorporated had a good deal on the side of the old oakland army base on berma road. civil engineer told us his business partner, and owner of urban recycling paid a long time activist, darrell kerry $1,000 a week to get the city of oakland's c
in san jose, maureen naylor, ktvu, channel 2 news. >>> oakland city auditor says two councilmembers broke the law, and aapproximate busessed their power by abusing city contracts. the auditor shows more than a dozen violations. among other things, it accuses them of icing their power to influential the bidding process for the $2 million cleanup at the former oakland army base. >> the law was broken here. so the report, it was not done out in the open. there was undue influential. >> reporter: the auditor says oakland city charter is clear. councilmembers can only set policy and funds. both brooks and reid deny wrongdoing. we have discovered councilmember larry reid is the center of a second investigation. eric rasmussen obtained a report of a private investigator who looked into the issue. >> reporter: urban recycling solutions incorporated had a good deal on the side of the old oakland army base on berma road. civil engineer told us his business partner, and owner of urban recycling paid a long time activist, darrell kerry $1,000 a week to get the city of oakland's cooperation. >> what t
allegations that money was paid to influence an oakland city counsel member to do business on public property. ktvu's eric rasmussen uncovered a second investigation involving larry reid who is already the suggest of a report -- subject of a report by the auditor. >> reporter: we obtained this report by a private investigator. it includes an interview with a man who says his business partner paid money to get special treatment from larry reid. >> reporter: they had a good deal on the side of the old oakland army base. in 2009 it got approval to accept material. >> i was so concerned. >> reporter: he told us his business partner and owner paid a long time activist a thousand dollars a week to get the city's cooperation. >> reporter: what was the money for? >> so he could get whatever he wants from the city. >> reporter: how do you think he was doing that? >> because he had a connection. he had a connection with larry reid. >> reporter: according to the report he told a private investigator i heard him tell him he wanted to retire and he wanted $50,000 a year and he needed to figure out how he
into sippy cups. >> two heavyweights in oakland politics are denying some serious accusations tonight. long time council members are accused of misconduct. were they caught red handed or is this a case of dirty politics. cheryl, how did the council members respond? >> reporter: well, the council -- both council members are denying the allegations. but they say it's important to note that these allegations are inside this report. no charges have been filed. now, this report is now with the district attorney's office. but, the allegations are serious. >> there is no justifiable reason to break the law. >> courtney ruby says they've been breaking the law by directing staff to push a $2 million demolition contract at the oakland army base toward turner group construction. >> the hotline that we operate, we've received tips that individuals are concerned of council member interference. >> the report claims of 14 instances of interference. council member brooks violated the charter 12 times. reid, one time. the report says there was one other violation by one of his staff members. >> i don't blam
. >> help is on the way. an effort to make the votes of oakland safer, it is the top story. good afternoon, i am tori campbell. the oakland police department graduate its first academy of police officers in 4 years today, brian flores is live in oakland to explain how this may make the streets safer. good afternoon. >> reporter: good afternoon, the goal certainly is to make the streets safer in oakland. as you mentioned the first graduating class since november of 2008, not only a big day for them but also for the families who have sacrificed so much. this is the city's 166th police academy class, 38 officers graduated today, including two from vallejo, the class marks the first of many things, for one the first class under police chief howard jordan and mayor jean kwan and the first diverse class in its history, out of the graduating class 11 different language including those. the chief says it marks a turning point for them and this new class is meant to do that, and he hopes that. he does say this class has boosted the department's morale. >> for the last six months the president of t
. >>> good evening. >> two hong time oakland city council members are facing corruption allegations that could cost them their jobs. cbs 5's dah lin says they tried to steer a lucrative city contract to their person of choice. >> reporter: city staff was forced to work with construction companies they favored. >> it's problematic to know that employees are being coerced. >> reporter: councilwomen libra committed the most violations, a dozen. >> one council member who repeats and repeats and repeats violating the law. >> reporter: her investigation shows brooks and councilman larry reed directed city employees to work with a specific contractor on the oakland army base demolition project. worth about $2 million. >> in no way did i violate the city charter. >> reporter: reed calls the finding a big lie. he only suggested that staff open up the army base contract bid to other companies. >> that oakland based firms, minority, women owned business, have a right to bid on any contract. >> reporter: the auditor's report slams brooks saying she overstepped her power by selecting contractors
, and 42 in concord and los gatos with 41 and livermore is the cold pot and warm spot is oakland, fremont, and mountain view and san francisco and novato at 48 degrees. we will be in the low-to-mid 40's by 7:00 and off to a cooler spot. the breezes return to our neighborhoods by the lunch hour so if you are outside it will feel cooler. 55 at the coast and low-to-mid 60's for the rest of us. upper 60's to knee 70 around the bay and a mild meeting an the coast and you will be around 51 bay and inland. not so breezy tomorrow and temperatures are close to today, and sunday will be the warm of the day in the forecast. we will have a tapering of the temperatures but, still, mild, on monday. good morning, sue. >> good morning, everyone. back to san jose we have a fatality that happened at 3:15 this morning but it is not clear what is going on but there is a dead body on the road. this is a look at the breaking news, now, in san jose, south 280 the three right lanes are blocked with a lost activity and they expect the coroner to arrive at any minute. lots of activity so avoid this area if possibl
oakland city council members accused of ethic violations deny the allegations. we told you of the story yesterday on the abc7 morning news and the oakland city auditor claims that brooks and reed told city employees who should get a $2 million demolition contract for the old oakland army base. brooks is accused of interfering with the hiring for construction of a teen center and the audit says reed ordered city employees to waive an aide's parking ticket. >> i have been official for 14 years and staff person for 15 years, and out of 30 years of being an employee of the city of oakland, now, suddenly, city staff is afraid of me? i don't think that is the case. >> brooks did not return our calls. the audit has been forwarded to the state, the d.a., and the f.b.i. to determine if any laws have been broken. >> president obama is wrapping up his visit to israel by paying respects to heroes of the percent state and victims of the holocaust and visiting the birthplace of jesus and he will travel to jordan to meet with a top ally in the region. we are joined live from washington, dc with more f
. prosecutors say he coached baseball in oakland and palo alto and run as traveling baseball club -- runs a traveling baseball club. >> part of golden gate park was shut down this afternoon after a man discovered a hand grenade. >> the bomb squad was called out and blew up the device. a man found it at 1:00 p.m. this afternoon while using a metal detector. >> i flagged down a park guy. he was driving by after i found it. i flagged him down. everybody says yeah, that is a grenade. >> no one was hurt and the park reopened after 3:30 p.m. >>> woman has been reunited with her two young sons who were kidnapped and held in mexico since 2011. the loys have now -- the boys have now been returned to their mother. authorities say a couple promised to bring them to her in the united states but instead kidnapped them. the fbi found them and arrested the couple. >>> fight is forcing a man from his home after he tried to find a way to pay his mortgage. ktvu's rob roth is live in oakland. >> reporter: this afternoon this house in east oakland was sold for 183,000 by a bank, even though the owner lived h
captioned by media access group at wgbh access.wgbh.org (woowling) >>> big trouble in oakland. a serious accusations against two city council members. san jose gets thrown a curveball in moving the a's to the south bay and effort to protect your emails from prying eyes of police. an emotional set back to the rock 50 years after it's closed. never before seen images of alcatraz and >>> it isn't a lie. >> dan: two city council members are under fire. they are denying allegations of ethics violations. i'm dan ashley. they are accused of trying to influence to multimillion dollar contracts to parking tickets. >>> you know, one-sided investigation. >> larry reid has served for 17 years as an elected official and he has sense the language of the charter extremely well. accusing him of breaking the rules have left him confused and frustrated. >> i have a responsibility to make sure that the playing field is level and particularly as it relates to wiom business and minority owned business. >> the auditor says reid and brooks told employees who should get a demolition contract for the army base.
in areas like santa rosa. clear lake. 67 in san rafael. east bay, oakland, fremont 68. inland areas up to 70s in concord. and livermore. here is a look at the accu-weather forecast. temperatures coming up into mid-70s range, slight dip monday, tuesday. wednesday... doesn't look promising. slight possibility of showers and a chance of rain thursday into friday. we keep pushing it back so... owe prospects for rain are not looking promising now. >> up next, the google contest for children across the nation to show off their artistic side. >> pope francis surprises yet another person with his behaviors. >> tell kids to go doodle. >> yes. it's time for the doodle google contest. submigs being accepted and students from kindergarten to 12th grade encouraged to create a design. you're looking at winners from past two years. this year's ep theme my best day ever. >> yes. play less, doodle more. talking about creatist. a 9-year-old girl it to prove her brothers wrong. >> she's a fund raising machine. the third grader wants to create a role-playing game and wanted to pay for it herself. her brot
. will it help in oakland and san francisco? >> and remembering the rock, 50 years ago today, alcatraz officially closed. we'll catch up to a photographer that was there on that day. we'll be right back. >>> exactly 50 years ago today, the last prisoners left all can't -- alcatraz. >> it once housed famous people, such as the bird man. what is being done to mark the historic day. >> reporter: the old walls of alcatraz island, to many, an historic playground, drawing many visitors throughout the year. but he remembers the place he worked, called home. >> well, i was here seven years, and my sons were born while we were here. >> reporter: he worked as a guard, during the days when it was still a working prison. you can hear the sounds of the inmates. >> maybe they were upset about something, and they would grab all of their steel beds, let them drop down, when you get 300 beds dropping down at the same time. it is earth-shaking. >> reporter: just as vivid as the day exactly 50 years ago when alcatraz closed for good. >> i felt terrible that last day, though, knowing that this was it. when i saw tha
will notice the sniffling and freezing. there is no rain in the forecast. 50 degrees today in oakland. or right now in oakland. 39 in napa. that is chilly. but it will warm up today. daytime highs will warm up nicely. there is wind out there. it's not blowing that hard yet. half-moon bay airport is coming in at calm. this afternoon it will feel like a springtime day. what do i mean by that? wind gusts 15-20 miles an hour around the bay. that is pretty typical too. forecast highs and 70 today. this is your friday highs. your saturday highs are coming up. south bay temperatures check them out. you can have plenty of warmth. it will be a really nice day. it's friday. what else can you ask for? when i come back i have a five- day forecast. there is a chance for rain out there. we'll see you back here. >> thank you, bill. >>> 5:10 is the time right now. a passenger arrested for impersonating a pilot. find out how he slipped into the cockpit of a plane bound for florida. >>> the city of sacramento tries to beat the buzzard. >>> good morning. southbound 101 you can see marin county coming do
degrees today in oakland. or right now in oakland. 39 in napa. that is chilly. but it will warm up today. daytime highs will warm up nicely. there is wind out there. it's not blowing that hard yet. half-moon bay airport is coming in at calm. this afternoon it will feel like a springtime day. what do i mean by that? wind gusts 15-20 miles an hour around the bay. that is pretty typical too. forecast highs and 70 today. this is your friday highs. your saturday highs are coming up. south bay temperatures check them out. you can have plenty of warmth. it will be a really nice day. it's friday. what else can you ask for? when i come back i have a five- day forecast. there is a chance for rain out there. we'll see you back here. >> thank you, bill. >>> 5:10 is the time right now. a passenger arrested for impersonating a pilot. find out how he slipped into the cockpit of a plane bound for florida. >>> the city of sacramento tries to beat the buzzard. >>> good morning. southbound 101 you can see marin county coming down to the golden gate bridge. we h
, the oakland coliseum refinancing when the raiders moved back into los angeles was one of the most complicated bond financing deals in northern california, and i was involved both on the county of alameda side and the city of oakland side because i was the partner in charge of both the those audits at the time. also when the city and county of san francisco had a lawsuit regarding the 1997 bond funds of the school district, the city attorney's office hired me as a expert witness in helping to compile some of the information needed to go to court. the mission of my cpa firm is to help government improve their internal administrative operationses. so, my passion for community service aligns directly with my, with my profession as well. it's what i know and what i love. the prior community service that i have that i think would be helpful in this role is that i served as an elected school board member in new haven unified school district for two terms including serving as the president. i was the elected auditor at the city of alameda. i served on the citizens oversight committee and the citizens
the north and at 13 miles per hour in napa and 12 miles per hour in oakland and the coast is faster at 8 miles per hour. looking on downtown san francisco, all the way over toward berkeley, graduations cal on the win, san francisco was warmer at 60 and oakland and san jose are at 58 and 59, and walnut creek is 63 and palo alto 59 and mill valley at 61. ocean beach as we look from mount tamalpais this morning, it looks inviting but the air temperature is warmer than the water with 58 in santa rosa and we have that in hayward and we have 60 in fairfield, and 61 in los gatos and livermore and napa, a warmer spot at 62 degrees. here are the three things to know about the forecast: it will be bright and breezy and mild if not warm this weekend and a chance of rain comes back to the forecast on wednesday and thursday so another great weekend to work outside in the yard and maybe wash the car and have the kids do it for you. you can see alcatraz, the golden gate bridge, you can get beautiful shots of the bay area. compared to yesterday, four to eight degrees warmer than it was. why is that happ
today. in oakland, the average home selling in just 14 days. in st. louis, real estate agent kate burmeister is going door to door, begging families in good neighborhoods to sell. >> here's some information about the neighborhood. do you know anybody looking to buy or sell right now? >> no. >> reporter: what type of house are people looking for? >> you know, it's not necessarily a style, it's the functionality of the space. usually over 2,000 square feet. three bedrooms, two-bat minimum. and then some form of an additional flex space. which is either a basement, could be a loft space or just a bonus sunroom. >> reporter: this is exactly that kind of house directly behind me. the owners put it up for sale on monday and they've already gotten two offers. they could easily get more than they're asking. diane? >>> and next, we head overseas, to israel, where today, in the holy land, jerusalem, president obama took a page from his campaign playbook. he urged young adults there to be the change and believe peace is possible. abc's chief white house correspondent jonathan karl was there.
an 81-mile stretch of the merced river. >>> if you are planning to head to oakland this sunday, be prepared for big crowds and street closures. nearly 10 thursday runners are expected to flood the streets for the annual oakland marathon. that race begins at 6:00 in the morning. it's followed by a festival which ends at 3:30 in the afternoon so all day. this is a look at the course. the areas effected by the race include broadway, telegraph avenue, 14 street, harrison and 19th street. bus tours will be delayed and detoured around that route. 6:2619 time. sal will tell us everything we need to know this morning. >>> we've been going actually pretty early this morning. we had problems since we went on the air at 4:30. right now we are looking at 280 in san jose. northbound looks good but southbound near mclaughlin we have two right lanes closed as you head to 101. not causing a big delay so far. but it's there. also the morning commute looks good on the sunol grade and on 580 we have slowing coming in from the valley. now 6:26 let's go to bill. >>> good morning, sal. we have a lit
of the merced river. >>> if you are planning to head to oakland this sunday, be prepared for big crowds and street closures. nearly 10 thursday runners are expected to flood the streets for the annual oakland marathon. that race begins at 6:00 in the morning. it's followed by a festival which ends at 3:30 in the afternoon so all day. this is a look at the course. the areas effected by the race include broadway, telegraph avenue, 14 street, harrison and 19th street. bus tours will be delayed and detoured around that route. 6:2619 time. sal will tell us everything we need to know this morning. >>> we've been going actually pretty early this morning. we had problems since we went on the air at 4:30. right now we are looking at 280 in san jose. northbound looks good but southbound near mclaughlin we have two right lanes closed as you head to 101. not causing a big delay so far. but it's there. also the morning commute looks good on the sunol grade and on 580 we have slowing coming in from the valley. now 6:26 let's go to bill. >>> good morning, sal. we
of your afternoon highs it fairfield will get up to 70 degrees. 67 degrees for oakland. satellite and radar shows it will be clear and dry or around the bay area. we will continue to have warmer weather as we head into the weekend. the potential for what weather will be for wednesday into thursday. >> keep in mind that you can watch the weather forecast when it is convenient for you hot on our 24/7 bay area news channel on comcast channel 193 or you constrain us life. >>ve. >> demolition crews have started tearing down the old elevated portion of the wheel drive right before the approach to the golden gate bridge. it has been close to the public since the new tunnel wind and last year. crews are breaking up the old asphalt, tearing out were barred and removing the support still. the work began this week and will continue for several months. it is expected to be finished by 2015. >> authorities are working to hand out reward money that was offered in the hunt for the ex lapd cop christopher joyner. multiple parties have come forward to claim that they provided the key tip that led
't discovered how she got them. >>> two oakland city council members, they say, illegally interfered with the bidding process of a major construction contract. they accuse them of working with the turner group construction on a $2 million demolition project at the open army base. the vice president has close ties with brooks and reid. it ultimately locked out on the contract when the city administrator ordered a competitive bidding process. both council members are denying any wrongdoing. >>> happening now, thousands of people have descended on san jose, the hp pavilion hosting the ncaa tournament bringing lots of excitement and money into the city. lauren scott is live outside the hp pavilion with all the hoopla. >> reporter: how are you doing. a complete college hoops feast here today. you think back to the last time that the tournament was here in san jose, was 2010. we saw great games. we saw butler, who went on to the national championship game. we saw murray state knocking out vanderbilt in the last seconds. today, fans from all around the country descending here upon san jose.
lares. >> san francisco puede ser la nueva casa de los atleticos de oakland, pero tiene que superar varios obstaculos por la oposicion de los gigantes que dicen que la ciudad es parte de su territorio de seguidores >> otro impedimento es que los funcioanrios municipaleseleigieron un terreno que es ilegal, porque el contralor del estado asegura que esa parcela con otros activos pertenecian a la agencia de reurbaionacion de la ciudad, el auntamiento se transfirio uinapropiadamente los terrenos >> en venezuela estudiantes que protestan contra la comisión electoral, chocaron con simpatizantes de chaves, se agarraron a piedrazos y la policía los disolvio con gases lacrimogenos, la policía dice que se abstengan de participar en el prceso político >> por años nos dicen que son malso para el colestero, pero revelan noveldades medicas por huevos o blanquillos >> que tal amigos, al regresar el jueves vamos a hablar de fuertes vientos que llegan al norte de california y también el fin de semana, todo los detalles al volver. ♪ ú÷ >> durante años nos dicen que el huevo esta asociado al exces
that lacy was going to kill officers prior to the shooting on september 4th. >> two oakland city council members accused of ethic violations insist they did nothing wrong. the auditor said they improperly told city employees who should get a $2 million demolition contract for the old oakland army base. brooks is accused of interfering for hiring of construction for the teen center and reid ordered city employees to waive a parking ticket. >> i have been a staff person for 14 years and elected official for 16 years. out of 30 years for employee, city staff is afraid of me. i don't think that is the days. >> brooks did not return our calls for comment. the audit has been forward to the state and the d.a.'s office as well as the f.b.i. to determine if any laws were broken here. >> dan: new at 11:00, a crime spree at u.c. berkeley, a crime wave at bancroft way. since the first of the year, 25 thefts have been reported there. the problem is people don't keep an eye on their stuff. best thing according to police, put your belongings in a locker and lock it away for safekeeping. >> also new at
there was no indication that lacy was going to kill officers prior to the shooting on september 4th. >> two oakland city council members accused of ethic violations insist they did nothing wrong. the auditor said they improperly told city employees who should get a $2 million demolition contract for the old oakland army base. brooks is accused of interfering for hiring of construction for the teen center and reid ordered city employees to waive a parking ticket. >> i have been a staff person for 14 years and elected official for 16 years. out of 30 years for employee, city staff is afraid of me. i don't think that is the days. >> brooks did not return our calls for comment. the audit has been forward to the state and the d.a.'s office as well as the f.b.i. to determine if any laws were broken here. >> dan: new at 11:00, a crime spree at u.c. berkeley, a crime wave at bancroft way. since the first of the year, 25 thefts have been reported there. the problem is people don't keep an eye on their stuff. best thing according to police, put your belongings in a locker and lock it away for safekeeping. >> also
will be are high for oakland. there is high pressure in control and we will see a little bit of a warm-up as we head into the weekend. >> there are big changes in store for wednesday and thursday. if spring showers are back in the forecast. do not put your umbrellas away just yet. remember, you can always watch our weather forecast right on our 24/7 news channel comcast 193. >> demolition crews have started tearing down the old elevated portion of the doral drive right before the approach to the golden gate bridge. this has been close to the public since the new tunnel went in last year. crews are breaking up old asphalt, tearing out radar and removing the support still. the work began this week and will continue for several months. eventually new northbound lanes will be built and they should be finished by 2015. >> authorities are working to hand out reward money that was offered in the hunt for x an lapd cop christopher dorner. multiple parties have claimed afford to claimed that they provided the key tip that led officers to the cabin where he up. law- enforcement officers from all agencies
. these are if forecasted high. 69 in oakland. that's downtown. san jose downtown a little bit cooler. 66. morgan hill at 66 degrees and 68 in gilroy. bay area weekend, basically when i get back, a 5-day forecast loaded up, looking at the weekend. there's some rain in the forecast. that's kind of cool. we'll talk about that. see you back here in a couple minutes. >>> new information about a san jose high school student hit and killed by a train, what he was doing along the tracks that may have contributed to this tragedy. >> reporter: a violent attack on a crowded muni bus. what led to the attack of a 15- year-old girl and her mother. >>> good morning. we're still following southbound to 280 at mclaughlin. they're cleaning up from a deadly hit and run crash this morning. chp tells us these lanes will be closed until everything is properly cleaned up. they gave us an estimate around 10:00 this morning. now, southbound 2801 280 is going to be slow. we have another live traffic update. we'll give you alternate routes and tell you how bad the backup is. let's go back to the desk. >>> happening right now, presid
of the bay bridge this morning from south beach across the western span, and san francisco 46 and oakland and san jose 47, walnut creek and palo alto at 40. dress for 38 in mill valley. we are at 43 in santa rosa and napa is cooler at 4 and fairfield is 51 because of the breezes keeping the temperatures up. today, a lot of sunshine again. breezy and mild temperatures and warmer than yesterday. clear and calmer and cooler tonight, and the warmest day in the seven-day outlook is sunday. as far as right now, high pressure is developing, and it developed over the great basin while you were sleeping and that is what helped bring us this dry and warmer offshore wind and the reason why we will have sunshine to the coast. in the south by, milpitas at 69, and santa cruz headed over to the coast, 69 and everyone help around 70 to 72 and mid-to-upper 60's on the peninsula and nearly 60 at half moon bay and the sunset will be blustery in the mid-60's in downtown and south san francisco, and sausalito is joining that. upper 60's to low 70's headed through the north bay and it will be windy at your bee
por falta de conocimiento, >> la auditora de la ciudad de oakland comento que hubo malversación de fondos de estos dos legisladores. >> si tiene niños en casa las autoridades están advirtiendo del peligro de los productos de limpieza por ser riesgo para sus vidas. >> cada año 90 mil niños llegan intoxicados a los hospitales y de ellos 40 mil mueren,. >> los medicamentos y los productos de limpieza deben guardarse bajo llave, >> y ultimamente los envenenamientos son por los envases de detergente líquido que son atractivos para los niños.ç >> son químicos causticos y podrían causar hemorragia y las consencuencias si es que se salvan son de por vida. >> la buena noticia es que la compañías de productos de limpieza y los gobiernos están ayudando. >> jóvenes chocaron con partidiarios de hugo chavez y se formo un enfrentamiento. los estudiantes pedian que el gobierno no interfiera en las elecciones presidenciales venideras. >> nosotros exigimos respeto democracia pero siempre nos reciben así pero seguiremos con la lucha, >> después de esto se reforzo la seguridad en el sec
francisco. 62 oakland. another live view from our sutro camera. 66 livermore, on we go clear but gusty conditions overnight. sunny, mild tomorrow, friday. and this pattern holds into the weekend. talking about high pressure dominating our weather now, satellite shows animation and nothing changing just clouds passing well north. what is changing is that we've got dry off shore wind flow that is going to increase over the delta. overnight so we have a computer projection of wind gusts. there is a color legend here showing how strong darker areas indicate stronger wind gusts. earlier in the evening we'll see stronger gusts along the coastline and off shore. in a is reversing overnight. still strong gusts near the coast. stronger near the delta. by 6:00 a.m. around 43 miles per hour. 22 in livermore. point reyes 29 miles per hour gusts. windy conditions overnight. upper 30s in north bay valleys and tomorrow, another pleasant day. but breezy. upper 60s and downtown san francisco, 65 degrees tomorrow, 60 in the sunset district. upper 60s over the north bay. mid to upper 60s on the east bay.
legales... blanca ---el auditor de la ciudad de oakland encontro irregularidades en la adjudicacion de una licitacion pblica en la que estarian involucrados 2 concejales municipales. take vo ---segun el auditor, los concejales "desley brooks" y "larry reid" asi como uno de sus asistentes de nombre "iris merri-ouns" interfirieron en el proceso de licitacion para un proyecto de construccion. ---los 3 funcionarios han asegurado que ellos no hicieron nada fuera de la ley. ---hasta el momento, no se ha especificado si los concejales enfrentaran algun tipo de proceso judicial. stop open cesar ---hoy, la coalicion del condado de santa clara para una reforma migratoria integral, take vo ---lanzo un comunicado, por medio del cual expresa la decepcion de sus miembros tras el fracaso del congreso por no haber presentado un proyecto de ley en la primera fecha tentativa que habia sido fijada para hoy jueves 21 de marzo... ---el grupo de los ocho senadores que impulsan dicha reforma, habian fijado la fecha de hoy, ya que el congreso muy pronto cerrara su sesion legislativa de invierno... blanca ---quere
en la iglesia san antonio ubicada en el numero 15-35 de la avenida 16, en oakland. cesar ---el departamento de educacin de california revel la lista de libros para niÑos de kinder hasta preparatoria.. pitch - blanca ---la polmica es que... algunas de estas publicaciones, incluyen temas sobre inmigracin e identidad de gnero. take 2 box --- jaime peluffo nos trae las reacciones.. jaime.. 0:01 0:10 0:34 0:42 0:48 0:53 1:18 2:05 take pkg este es un video promocional para el libro "i am j," un texto que habla del dilema de los adolescentes transgneros, y es una de las 7,800 publicaciones que el departamento de educacin de california est recomendando para estudiantes desde kinder hasta preparatoria de todo california. crticos lo ven como una violacin a la inocencia de los niÑos, pero no los padres que entrevistamos . s.o.t. rocio miramontes/madre de familia 1:05:17 yo como madre y como abuela yo pienso que para mi enseñarles desde chiquitos es muy importante, si ellos prefieren vamos a decir las muñecas, los niños, ni modo, ya sabemos para donde van. s.o.t. guillermo hernández/
at conditions. 40 degrees and napa. vallejo 37. mild in oakland. 50. 45 in hayward. >> future cast 4 shows by 12:00 we will see more in the way of '60s. you can see that indicated by the green color on your screen. we could see pops of yellow indicating potential seventies by your afternoon highs. >> the wins will start to decrease heading into the evening hours. strong to the afternoon. by 8:00 p.m. mainly fifties around the bay area. >> looking at your afternoon highs. downtown san francisco 65 degrees. 70 for fairfield. upper 60s for antioch and pleasanton. satellite and radar shows all is quiet and of the bay area not contending with any wet weather. >> high-pressure is back in control. warming will continue into the weekend. we have changes to talk about starting the next work weeks. >> we will see more aware of cloud cover wednesday into thursday we are looking at a 30 percent chance of rain. >> big changes to talk about. spring showers back of the forecast. at 4:02 let u just the morning ride with njanu . >> early tracking a hot spot in the traffic center southbound 280 on laughlin. 2 lan
, it will be fog free. be careful. 70 today in fairfield. 70 in brentwood. 67 in berkeley. 69 in oakland. these are the forecast highs for your afternoon today. not bad. a little warmer as we head into saturday. a little warmer as we head into sunday. next time you see me i'll have a five-day forecast. >> thank you. >>> 4:52 is the time right now. raising money for the america's cup. why the plans are raising concerns among those who live along the san francisco waterfront. >>> and an explosion in golden gate park. strange discovery that prompted a bomb squad to take action. >>> welcome back to the ktvu channel 2 morning news san francisco police blew up world war ii era hand grenade. a man using a metal detector found the device right near mall lard lake. he said it looked real when he dug it up so he called police. investigators are trying to find out how that grenade ended up there but they doubt there are anymore buried in the park. >>> people who live near the san francisco waterfront don't want their neighborhood to pay the price for a series of concerts at pier 29. the concerts ar
read, we also have officials from oakland. this is going to take a unified approach. we are up against a very tough competitors and south florida. miami has hosted. they know how to do it, but we are excited to show off our region, the innovation and also the compassion that we have here in this community. my job, my day job is running tipping points from the community and focusing on fighting poverty in the region and every community project that we have approached, are excited that we are not only talking about one game, but we are talking about bringing all the people together and shining a light on our entire region and helping our whole community embrace them. i want to thank jed, mayor matthew and lee forgiving me this opportunity to present this. on may 21st we present to the owners in boston and that will be the big day. so this is a great testament to the regions unified vision and i will turn it over to jed. thank you. [ applause ] >> it's a pleasure to the working with so many great people to bring the biggest sporting event in the world in northern california . we are worki
in fairfield. 70 in brentwood. 67 in berkeley. 69 in oakland. these are the forecast highs for your afternoon today. not bad. a little warmer as we head into saturday. a little warmer as we head into sunday. next time you see me i'll have a five-day forecast. >> thank you. >>> 4:52 is the time right now. raising money for the america's cup. why the plans are raising concerns among those who live along the san francisco waterfront. >>> and an explosion in golden gate park. strange discovery that prompted a bomb squad to take action. >>> welcome back to the ktvu channel 2 morning news san francisco police blew up world war ii era hand grenade. a man using a metal detector found the device right near mall lard lake. he said it looked real when he dug it up so he called police. investigators are trying to find out how that grenade ended up there but they doubt there are anymore buried in the park. >>> people who live near the san francisco waterfront don't want their neighborhood to pay the price for a series of concerts at pier 29. the concerts are
and coming breweries and this is just a trend. the prime example and oakland just approved the provisions on college avenue and actually granted them a variance which was an unusual step. but the point is that a lot of municipalities are not wanting to get in the way of this movement and to have this off-sale ability is a key thing for their business to thrive, like a lot of the other examples that have already been mentioned. i strongly support their application. >> thank you. >> next speaker. >> i am soma tenatn, fourth generation san franciscoan and i am opening up a restaurant in april on (inaudible). i think that these guys are part of the help for a solution to revitalization. the area right now, i can't help but think of amsterdam from the wire and i was walking down the street this morning and i was talking to the guys at swan oyster depot telling them that i was going to a hearing where is the location. and they were like it seems like the city would rather have homeless people over there that are not paying taxes instead of working class people who are paying taxes and thirsty.
. rethink possible. san jose's efforts to move the oakland a's to the south labels on a popular energy drink. monster energy is now including caffeine content on the labels. also - the drinks will be sold as 'beverages' - instead of 'dietary supplements'. the fda says manufacturers of dietary supplements must report any adverse events. the company says the product itself won't change. the energy drink industry has been under scrutiny because of several deaths. although the f-d-a hasn't yet made a direct link. >> jacqueline: for the coast, we will see temperatures in the 50s. 59 in ocean beach. still lingering along the '60s and '70s. as we take a look at the sierras. warmer conditions it is already expected to be breezy with great skiing conditions. temperatures will be about 50 degrees. a look at our extended forecast with warmer weather for. if not even a weekend to get out more cloud coverage and cooler temperatures for a sleeveless turning. go to our new channel. comcast 193 for the latest news, as well as our facebook and twitter feed. a news study says children might be eating a lot mo
oakland, folks down in the peninsula, we had latino -- we had whole families coming together. folks from the projects. we had folks recently released from prison. we just had a great mixture of people and now my tree hospice of course we have an incredible mix of folks. one of the things that we worked on in doing any of our planning work when doing -- like for the march for equality, is we have this really great diverse group of people. so, we have older folks like myself and cleve jones, and then we have kids that are like 20 years old. we have kids that are, you know, mixed race. it's been an incredible project, and that is -- i guess that's what makes any of this work really exciting and it's when there is a great diversity of people. age wise, for me age wise as well as ethnicity as well as cultural income, you know, like life line san francisco is very welcoming of people. people socialize that are -- people on disability, people that are poor folks and people that are wealthy folks. i find it's way different from i came from new york. it's very different from new york. >> thank yo
, in fact, with mike. how are we looking? >> oakland, looks like a traffic break. i might have to skip to the map for my next source. we're going to stick on this a couple of seconds, a slow drive northbound, a slowed vehicle in downtown oakland, likely why. flashing lights passing by high street. a lot of slowing. track it and tweet out whatever we get from chp. northbound route not so bad. still have that sig alert overnight hit-and-run on the southbound side. northbound slow off 680, slow for a couple of hours, back to you. >> watching that hot spot. another local news update in half an hour. 8:27. hope you get a chance to enjoy this friday morning with a great weekend ahead as well. check in with christina to look at that forecast. it's not what you think. it's a phoenix with 4 wheels. it's a hawk with night vision goggles. it's marching to the beat of a different drum. and where beauty meets brains. it's big ideas with smaller footprints. and knowing there's always more in the world to see. it's the all-new lincoln mkz. >>> it's the end of the world, i need to fix it. i'm going to
-than-average but for redwood city city at 67. san francisco, napa and san jose and livermore and oakland, two to five degrees warmer than we should be topping out with 70's inland and 60's around the bay and a lost 50's along the coast where the >>> you're looking at the star wrestler they call the masterpiece in the ring. chris plasters, he now deserves a new nickname now, superhero. seen with abbie boudreau there. he bear hugged a tree pushing it down and all to use it as a battering ram to get into a burning home and so save his mother. an impossible story only it actually happened. we'll hear from him in an abc news exclusive. that is just ahead as we bid you all a good friday morning. robin and george, well-deserved time off. great to have elizabeth and paula here. >> you hear about those mothers being able to lift cars off children because the things you can do to save somebody you love, that adrenaline although he -- >> that's a lot of adrenaline. >> adrenaline and muscles, right. >>> we'll get the latest in the breakup murder trial. the jodi has been grilling jodi arias' psychologist who said she suf
. >> reporter: a map of atlanta, look at all the homes for sale three years ago. now today. in oakland, the average home selling in 14 days. in saint louis, real estate agent, kate burmeister going door to door. begging families in good neighborhoods to sell. >> here is information about the neighborhood. do you know anybody looking to buy or sell now? >> no. >> reporter: what type of house are people looking for? >> it's not necessarily a style. it is the functionally of the space. usually over 2,000 square feet. three bed rooms, two baths minimum. and then, some form of additional flex space. which is either a basement, could be, could be a loft space, or just a bonus sun room. >> steve osunsami, abc news, atlanta. >> this is truly great news. i mean you talk about consumer confidence and when the economy is really, really going to kick into high gear. people lost money, value in their homes. when they feel their investment they are living in is worth that money that they lost they're going to start spending again. >> yeah, the time that you really start to see if the economy is actu
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